Wellcome To
(University of Karachi)


PAKISTAN STUDY CENTRE (University of Karachi) a prestigious institute of higher learning and research. Apart from conducting courses at Masters, M.Phil and Ph.D., levels, the Centre has excelled in original in-house and contractual research that has received wide acclaim both at the national and international levels.

Vision Statement

Pakistan Study Centre into a first class research institute in social sciences which can produce researches relevant for understanding Pakistan Society and Formulating public policies, etc. to evolve it is hoped that these researches. Would help strengthen the bases of progressive and enlightened Pakistan.

Mission Statement

Pakistan Study Centre seeks to accept the challenge of realizing the vision as described above and as can also be ascertained through the guiding principles spelled out so clearly by the father of the Nation.

Message from the Chairman BoG

Prof. Dr. Khalid Mahmood Iraqi
Chairman BOG
I am pleased to write this message for Pakistan Study Centre, which is a thriving teaching and research centre of the University. It has been working with utmost dedication and focused approach to achieve the objectives of its establishment. The Parliament of Pakistan has given the Centre responsibility to promote study of languages, literatures, social structure, customs, attitudes and motivation of the people of various regions of Pakistan.

Latest Updates


Since 1985, Pakistan Study Centre has published 78 books (32 English and 46 Urdu). The Centre also publishes a bi-annual research journal titled Pakistan Perspectives. So far 50 issues of the journal have been published. Recently, the Centre has launched its Urdu research journal titled Pakistan Shanasi.

Pakistan Perspectives

A bi-yearly journal with research papers and articles published by PSC Check our latest issue and complete list of archives available online. There is no need to register or please fill the form and start reading complete issues